School Safety  Security Guards


School Safety Security

School Safety Security Guards   must  complete a state licensed training program before they can be assigned to their post.  Each state will have their own  training program to complete before they receive their certification.   All our employees have gone through a stringent background check, drug and alcohol screening, and are required to attend intensive training .  This training ensures a quality services to our clients and reduces liability by instilling confidence in our officers to handle situations appropriately.

School Safety  Security-Chicago Best Security Guard Company is responsible for developing and implementing programs and strategies to improve the safety and security of  students, personnel and property.

There are many different programs to assist schools in improving their safety and security, including the annual training for all CPS security employees. Safety and Security manages CPS’ relationships with other law enforcement agencies and the Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications (OEMC-911). Safety and Security also coordinates and delivers security to several CPS administrative sites.


School Safety Security

We strive to reduce crime and disorder on property; continuously monitor and evaluate conditions; strategically deploy security personnel and technology; and ensure compliance with reporting and investigative requirements. Current goals that further this objective include:

  • Increase security personnel training attendance by 10% annually over 5 training dates

  • Ensure CPS compliance with the State of Illinois School Safety Drill Act

  • Increase deployment of security personnel and equipment to schools

  • Ensure the investigation of major incidents involving CPS students, staff, and/or property

  • Act as the primary liaison between CPS and to external Law Enforcement agencies

Current Initiatives

School Safety Security

School Safety Security

The following initiatives support our goals:

  • Install or upgrade security video systems at schools with high incidence of violence

  • Implement non-violent conflict resolution training for security personnel

  • Deliver a “Child Lures” curriculum material to elementary schools to educate principals, staff, students and parents about the many dangers facing children at home, at school, on the street and on the Internet

  • Open additional security positions at schools in need, and re-deploy security positions to maximize the benefit to schools Accomplishments

School Safety Security-Chicago Best Security Guard Company

In pursuit of the objective of improving the safety and security of Chicago Public Schools students, staff and property, we have accomplished the following goals in the past year:

  • Provided the Chicago Police Department and the Office of Emergency Management and Communications access to CPS IP-based security camera systems monitoring campuses

  • Implemented a Chicago Police Department grant to allow School Officers stationed in CPS high schools with access to the CPD Intranet, for the purpose of improving reporting and intelligence sharing

  • Provided additional personnel and equipment resources for 10 high schools and 19 elementary schools in need